Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ 263CGHT Carbon Fiber Tripod with Alta GH-300T Grip Head


The ALTA PRO 2+ 263CGHT is the new industry standard for an ultimate performance tripod, guaranteed to flawlessly support not only your camera, but also your creative workflow.

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The ALTA PRO 2+ 263CGHT Carbon Fiber Tripod kit combines the lightweight ALTA PRO 2+ 263CT Carbon Fiber tripod legs along with the unique styled Vanguard ALTA GH-300T pistol grip ball head. Lightweight with increased ergonomic handling!

The ALTA PRO 2+ 263CGHT is the new industry standard for an ultimate performance tripod, guaranteed to flawlessly support not only your camera, but also your creative workflow.

Key Product Highlights include:

MACC (Multi-Angle Center Column System): with a unique quick action center column, you will enjoy quick, simple and intuitive “twist and lock” positioning at any angle of 15° steps. And range rotation of -90° to +90° that supports unlimited creativity, while significantly improving results in any field of photography, landscape to macro!
Central Column & Lock Mechanism: our mechanism offers one handed, effortless smooth operation and rapid action set-up, while our unique hexagonal central column ensures enhanced rigidity and stability.
Leg Angle selector: achieve perfect positioning and balance of the tripod to match any working terrain, by using the strong and steady 4 angles leg setting options of 20°, 40°, 60° or 80°)
Advanced Twist-Lock: ultra-fast 35° turn to “lock” or “unlock” ensures instant leg extension/contraction. This exceptional new system is engineered to support an unmatched loading capacity in comparison to any tripod other tripod in this segment.
ALTA Link: the tripod canopy is fitted with a 3/8 threaded connector, which will allow easy connection any additional accessories, such as lighting equipment and articulated or flexible arms, thus linking our users to incredible new creative possibilities.
Superb Build Quality and Multi Featured: manufactured with 1st rate material this solid performance tripod is sturdy, lightweight. Its many features include: fitted Bubble level and dedicated suspension loop to ensure perfect position and additional stability by hanging counterweight or bags; Non-slip, all-weather TPU grips on 2 legs; angled rubber feet to ensure perfect grip on any terrain (rubber feet welcome ALTA SF spiked feet sold separately). Included bonus Tripod bag designed to fit any standard head combo.
ALTA GH-300T Head: The included GH-300T pistol grip head allows for simple camera repositioning with one hand while the other hand adjusts camera settings. A built-in 2.5mm shutter release cable jack connects the camera to a trigger on the pistol grip and is compatible with most DSLRs. The grip also has 360° pan functionality and two bubble levels to ensure your shot is level. Additionally, an Arca-type quick release plate means your camera can be rapidly attached or detached from the tripod.
Panoramas can be shot with the Alta GH-300T. The top rotating platform enables a 360° rotation with 72 click points for perfect panoramic pictures. This feature combined with your favorite stitching software gives you the added panoramic functionality if needed.

Key Features:

  • Alta GH-300T is built with Magnesium Alloy which provides lightweight construction and long-lasting durability
  • Built-in shutter release trigger for capturing fast-moving objects easily. Universal 2.5mm DC shutter release cable input jack compatible with most DSLRs
  • Lock, unlock, and reposition your camera comfortably with one hand, leaving the other hand free to make camera adjustments
  • 8-stop Handle positioning
  • Versatile movement provides almost limitless positioning with 360°panning and 90°tilt
  • 72-click point panning makes for precise panoramas with virtually all lens
  • 2 Bubble levels
  • Anodized center ball for extremely fluid movement without sacrificing control
  • Alta GH-300T works with an Arca-type quick release system & built-in safety pin which can handle pay loads up to 6 kg (13.2 lbs.)
  • Alta Pro 2+ 263CT is a 3 section Aluminum tripod
  • Rubberized ¼ turn lock/unlock twist lock legs
  • Multi-Angle Center Column (MACC) with movement angles from 0 to 180°
  • 4 labeled multi-leg angle selections (20°, 40°, 60°, 80°)
  • Anti-Slip rubber feet – Remove and replace with optional spiked feet (Sold Separately)

Additional information

Weight .5 lbs
Dimensions 26 × 6 × 6 in


  • Material: Carbon Fiber
  • Maximum Load:  13.2 lb (5.99 kg)
  • Max Height w/Column Extended: 68.2″ (173.35 cm)
  • Max Height w/Column Retracted: 55.75″ (141.60 cm)
  • Minimum Height: 9″ (22.9 cm)
  • Folded Length: 27.5″ (69.85 cm)
  • Number of Leg Sections:  3
  • Leg Angles: 4 (20°, 40°, 60° or 80°)
  • Leg Lock Type: Advanced Twist-Lock
  • Tilt Range: -45° / +90°
  • Drag Control:  Yes
  • Spiked Feet:  Yes
  • Head Style: Grip Ball Head
  • Panning Range:   360°
  • Separate Panning Lock:  Yes
  • Quick Release (QR):  Yes ( QS-60S V2)
  • Arca-Swiss Style:  Yes
  • Bubble Level:  Yes, 1
  • Weight:  5.43 lb (2.46 kg)

What's Included

  • Vanguard Alta Pro 2+ Aluminum Tripod
  • Alta GH-300T Grip Ball Head
  • QS-60(s) Quick Release Plate
  • Carry Bag
  • Adjustment Tool


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